ICBF and the programme partners are now selling 10 Gene Ireland AI bulls that have met their target semen requirement. These bulls were primarily selected based on their replacement index (milk & fertility). Full parentage and Euro-Star information can be found the table below.
|AI CODE||Bull Name||Date of birth||Breed||Replacement index €||Picture|
|LJE||Lislea Hermes||09-Feb-12||Blonde d’Aquitaine||€93|
|SGA||Scaughmolin G Mail||17-Nov-12||Blonde d’Aquitaine||€122|
|GZJ||Goulding Eamonn M251 ET||27-Sep-12||Angus||€155|
|JBS||Steil Jacob 221||03-Sep-12||Angus||€244|
|OBF||Liss Barborosa M307||08-Oct-12||Angus||€145|
|AGY||Rosemount Giga ET||14-Jan-12||Belgian Blue||€14|
If you are interested in purchasing one of these bulls, please contact Stephen Conroy on 086-3895415 or Niall Kilrane on 045-521573 to arrange a viewing. Purchasing will be by a tender process with all tenders to be submitted in writing to Francis Kearney, ICBF, Highfield House, Bandon, Co. Cork by Friday 20th June at 5pm.
A minimum of €2,500 reserve price has been placed on each bull.